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Interdisciplinary Study at Grinnell College and the Expanding Knowledge Initiative A liberal arts education at Grinnell College integrates different forms of knowledge, approaches, and ways of thinking. Interdisciplinary (and otherwise integrative) study begins with the first...
Academic Programs Fields of Study Institutional Review Board MAP (Mentored Advanced Project) Phi Beta Kappa Tutorial Information Expanding Knowledge Initiative (EKI) Off-Campus Study Scholars' Convocation Visiting Faculty and Academic Speakers Academic Speakers Request Alumni in...
Elected and Appointed Committees Committee Membership - Academic Year 2013-2014 Committee Index Committee on Academic Standing (CAS) EcoCampus Committee Faculty Organization Committee (FOC) Research Ethics (Institutional Review Board, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee...
Cooperative Web Links to Open Positions at Area Colleges Central College Coe College Cornell College Grinnell College Luther College Simpson College Wartburg College
GPA 3.75 & 16 credits (14 being regular letter grade)  Congratulations to all! Please click here for the Dean's list.
GPA 3.75 & 16 credits (14 being regular letter grade)  Congratulations to all! Plese click here for the Dean's List.
Open Faculty Positions About Grinnell College Shared Position Policy Cooperative Links to Faculty Positions at Area Colleges Visiting Scholars Alumni Scholars (Visiting Faculty Drawer) Consortium for Faculty Diversity (CFD) (Hosted by Gettysburg) Mellon Postdoctoral Fellows...
*Please also see the Registrar's Calendar and the Chaplain's Office Calendar of Religious Holy Days Materials are due by 5:00 PM unless otherwise noted. Deadlines reflected are subject to change. For current information, please refer to the Dean’s Office Intranet. Dates in...
Leaves for Assistant Professors Assistant Professor Research Leave Regular, full-time, untenured faculty possessing the terminal degree who are not yet eligible for regular sabbatical leave, who will have completed two years of continuous service at Grinnell, and who have...
July 23, 2013 TO: Department Chairs and Faculty with Salary Reviews A number of questions about the salary process have arisen. These cover reviews for salary only, not those reviews as part of contract renewal or promotion. How do I get the documents needed for a salary review...
Policy Decisions Related to MAPs Curriculum Committee Ruling on MAP Limits Summary of the Curriculum Committee's 2002/03 Resolutions Concerning MAPs Faculty Vote to Regularize MAPs Curriculum Committee Ruling on MAP Limits Faculty directors are limited to no more than six...
A pilot group of MAPs directed from a distance was conducted in summer 2012. We will continue accepting proposals so the Curriculum Committee can formally evaluate the effectiveness and success of the program after sufficient data has been gathered. Summer MAP applications that...
Spring 2016 MAPs (499) and Directed Research (299) Dept Student Title Faculty ANT Lane Atmore MAP: Creating Sustaining Comm Andelson, Jonathan ANT Sophia Neems MAP: Women farmers in Iowa Andelson, Jonathan ANT Andrea Semlow MAP: Sr Thesis Intnl Comm Andelson, Jonathan ANT Tasman...
The Robert N. Noyce '49 Visiting Professorship in the Physical Sciences, Math, and Computer Science In June of 1998, Grinnell College received a generous gift from the Noyce family, whose purpose was to bring outstanding scholars and leaders to campus from the fields of physics...
  Support for Faculty Travel Faculty Development Funds and Competitive Grant GuidelinesTravel Expense Report FormStudent Employment - Pay Categories Curricular Development Projects Faculty members are invited to apply for funding to support activities related to teaching.  These...
To submit publications, awards, and (non-MAP funded) presentations, please use the Student MAPs Outcomes Form. Publications A - D E - I J - N O - S T - Z Presentations Anthropology Art Biological Chemistry Biology Chemistry Classics Computer Science East Asian Studies Economics...
Staffing Request Forms Department Chairs and Interdisciplinary Concentration Chairs, Please select the appropriate staffing request form below.  Forms are available in fillable Word format (Please save a copy and then send the completed form as an attachment by email to kelleyla...
Faculty Development At Grinnell College Grinnell College provides a supportive atmosphere for faculty and facilitates their development, both in teaching and scholarship, during their entire careers. Below are outlined a number of our efforts in faculty development. Quick Links...
In the tutorial every entering student explores a topic of interest to the student and the instructor in a small group, discussion-intensive setting. The objectives of the tutorial are to illuminate methods of inquiry rather than to cover topics comprehensively, focusing...
Your MAP director may know of other conferences and publications that occasionally accept undergraduate submissions. Publications for All Disciplines Humanities and Social Studies Publications Natural Sciences and Mathematics Publications Conferences All Disciplines Council on...

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The inaugural Associated Colleges of the Midwest Student Film Conference and Festival will be held April 1-3 at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisc. The event showcases work from student filmmakers, screenwriters, and scholars from ACM affiliated campuses, including Grinnell...
Shannon Hinsa-Leasure, associate professor of biology, along with her students and collaborators, are researching ways to develop novel technology to study the diversity of antibiotic-resistance genes and how the genes can be transferred between bacteria. The research is funded...
Grinnell College and the University of Iowa have received a $1.6 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to develop humanities-centered collaborations that expand the use of digital technology among faculty and students. The new partnership is distinctive because it...
Grinnell’s Department of Anthropology and the Office of Academic Affairs and Dean of the College are delighted to celebrate the publication of Maria Tapias’ Embodied Protests: Emotions and Women’s Health in Bolivia (University of Illinois Press). Please join us on Tuesday,...
Maria Tapias, associate dean of Grinnell College, is one of 28 mid-level administrators in higher education nationwide selected by the Council of Independent Colleges to participate in a year-long Senior Leadership Academy. The program, which is for administrators in higher...
In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Patricia Williams of Columbia Law School and Ta-Nehisi Coates of The Atlantic will come to Grinnell College for events on Jan. 19-20. All events are free and open to the public, and will take place in Joe Rosenfield '25 Center, Room...
Iowa State Representative Ako Abdul-Samad, who has represented the state’s 35th district, including Des Moines, since 2007, will speak at Grinnell College at 8 p.m. Monday, May 5. His talk, “Real Conversation, Removing the Mask,” will take place in the Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center...
*/ The Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity Symposium will take place in the Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center and will feature the work of over 70 students. Please come support the students as they present their papers, posters, readings, and performances. Tuesday, April 12 11...

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*/ Michael Latham VP for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College The Dean’s Office works with faculty members from their appointment, through their orientation upon arrival and — for those in continuing positions — across the full arc of a faculty career. We support...

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Please use this form: Alumni in the Classroom funding request form
​​​Departments and concentrations may request up to $600 to fund academic speakers. We encourage departments and concentrations to collaborate and pool funds if they wish to bring in speakers requiring greater funding. Funds should be used to cover all costs of speakers...
Please see the guidelines before submitting this form. (Form is currently under construction.)
Please use this form.
Students who will be presenting their research at a conference should fill out this form. Students may receive funding for one conference presentation. Students may apply for funding for one calendar year after completing the MAP.   List of student conference presentations
Please complete the information below before Summer Break. Our office receives a number of inquiries from students and others during this period, and it's very helpful to have this information. Thanks - and have a great break!
Please complete the information below before Winter Break. Our office receives a number of inquiries from students and others during this period, and it's very helpful to have this information. Thanks - and have a great break!